A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 155 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (96 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -159.5621° West, 54.0515° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000cc03. Unique identifier: us6000cc03. Global time and date of event 23/10/20 / 2020-10-23 12:27:45 / October 23, 2020 @ 12:27 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 12:27:45 / 12:27 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 155 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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